The Rolling Stones

The Rolling Stones have churned out so many classics over the past several decades that they, in my opinion, epitomize the very essence of rock ‘n’ roll and the rock ‘n’ roll attitude more than any other band. Just about anyone, regardless of age, can name at least one of their songs or name at…Read More

Rockabilly Roundup

Think of Sun Records and who comes to mind? Elvis? Perhaps Jerry Lee Lewis? Carl Perkins? Roy Orbison? Johnny Cash? The truth is that, of all the musicians Sam Phillips recorded at Sun in ten short years, the number of obscure musicians far outweighs the handful that became household names. One of the lesser-known names…Read More

Cream

Cream – guitarist Eric Clapton, bassist Jack Bruce, and drummer Ginger Baker – were all members of the ’60s British blues scene. Clapton with the Yardbirds and John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers; Bruce and Baker with Alexis Korner’s Blues Incorporated and the Graham Bond Organization. When Alexis Korner’s musical partner in Blues Incorporated, Cyril Davies, died in…Read More